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Medical Examiner: Man's body found in burned car was shot 6 times

HINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A Hinds County investigation that started with a car fire has evolved into a homicide investigation.

Deputies and fire personnel were called to the fire around midnight, Thursday night, at the intersection of Springridge Road and McFarland.

After firefighters got the fire under control, they discovered a body inside the car. They also began to find shell casing around the vehicle.

The medical examiner found six bullet holes in the victim; a man they've identified as 33-year-old Antonio Brockington.

The Hinds County Sheriff's Office is investigating this as a homicide.  

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